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The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
February 07, 2018
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
The Trump administration can't make up its mind on China.
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
January 18, 2018
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
A narrative of power, without persuasion
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
January 09, 2018
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
Will Trump succeed where previous U.S. presidents have failed?
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
Tillerson's State Department and the Politics of the Indo-Pacific
November 21, 2017
Tillerson's State Department and the Politics of the Indo-Pacific
What’s going on at the Department of State and what impact will it have on U.S. diplomacy towards the Indo-Pacific?
Tillerson's State Department and the Politics of the Indo-Pacific
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
November 09, 2017
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
How did Trump's first-ever presidential trip to U.S. allies Japan and South Korea go?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
Will Trump's Visit to Asia Mark the Moment US Leadership in the Region Is Irrevocably Ceded to China?
November 02, 2017
Will Trump's Visit to Asia Mark the Moment US Leadership in the Region Is Irrevocably Ceded to China?
Trump must show that he can think strategically and not just transactionally to avoid the worst.
Will Trump's Visit to Asia Mark the Moment US Leadership in the Region Is Irrevocably Ceded to China?
Trump's Dangerous Twitter Rebuke of Tillerson May Make Diplomacy Impossible With North Korea
October 09, 2017
Trump's Dangerous Twitter Rebuke of Tillerson May Make Diplomacy Impossible With North Korea
Trump's comments risk serious destabilization and even war.
Trump's Dangerous Twitter Rebuke of Tillerson May Make Diplomacy Impossible With North Korea
Pakistan Postpones Visit By Top US Official Following Trump's Afghanistan Speech
August 28, 2017
Pakistan Postpones Visit By Top US Official Following Trump's Afghanistan Speech
A scheduled visit by a U.S. acting assistant secretary of state may have been postponed.
Pakistan Postpones Visit By Top US Official Following Trump's Afghanistan Speech
Is Trump No Longer Interested in 'Winning' in Afghanistan?
August 28, 2017
Is Trump No Longer Interested in 'Winning' in Afghanistan?
The United States is not working on a winning strategy in Afghanistan anymore.
Is Trump No Longer Interested in 'Winning' in Afghanistan?
China Bans North Korean Coal, Iron and Seafood Imports
August 15, 2017
China Bans North Korean Coal, Iron and Seafood Imports
The Chinese president told the U.S. president that Beijing is ready to work with Washington on the Korean crisis.
China Bans North Korean Coal, Iron and Seafood Imports
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
August 15, 2017
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
There are no quick fixes for the North Korean threat; attempts at rushed solutions and grand bargains risk unintended consequences.
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
Why Hasn't the United States Thrown Its Support Behind India in the Doklam Standoff?
August 07, 2017
Why Hasn't the United States Thrown Its Support Behind India in the Doklam Standoff?
There are good reasons for Washington to avoid being drawn into the Doklam standoff.
Why Hasn't the United States Thrown Its Support Behind India in the Doklam Standoff?
Why the United States Congress Should Work to Advance US-India Ties
August 01, 2017
Why the United States Congress Should Work to Advance US-India Ties
The future development of the U.S.-India relationship will require legislative ballast in the United States.
Why the United States Congress Should Work to Advance US-India Ties
What Happens When the United States Develops a Credible Reputation for Incompetence?
July 24, 2017
What Happens When the United States Develops a Credible Reputation for Incompetence?
What if the United States develops a credible reputation for incompetence?
What Happens When the United States Develops a Credible Reputation for Incompetence?
Asian Publics Lose Confidence in the United States in the Trump Era
June 28, 2017
Asian Publics Lose Confidence in the United States in the Trump Era
Asian public opinion has not been too kind to Donald Trump so far.
Asian Publics Lose Confidence in the United States in the Trump Era
It's Official: India's Modi Will Meet Trump At Last
June 14, 2017
It's Official: India's Modi Will Meet Trump At Last
The meeting will be the first between the two leaders and a chance for Modi to lock in continuity in U.S.-India ties.
It's Official: India's Modi Will Meet Trump At Last
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